Best Banana Cake

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 4 Ratings
Serves: Makes 9x13 pan
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1 pkg yellow cake mix
3 eggs
1/2 c milk
3/4 tsp baking soda
1 c mashed banana
8 oz cream cheese, room temp
1 stick unsalted butter, room temp
2 c powdered sugar
2 Tbsp milk
1 tsp vanilla

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Sarah Paterson-Farrand Recipe
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Saginaw, MI (pop. 51,508)
Member Since Jun 2012
Sarah's notes for this recipe:
This simple, delicious banana cake is super moist, full of rich flavor, and when topped with a cream cheese topping cannot be beat!
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Preheat oven based on cake mix directions, which is typically 350 degrees. Lightly grease 13x9 glass pan.
Mix all cake ingredients. Pour into prepared pan. Bake according to cake mix directions, typically around 30 minutes.
Blend together frosting ingredients until smooth. Spread on slightly warm or cooled cake.
Serve and enjoy! Store leftovers, if there are any, in the fridge.

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user Bea L. BeachChic - Sep 8, 2012
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user AM GIORDANO AMRAPUNZEL - Sep 18, 2012
I have a similar recipe also made with a yellow cake mix posted, now I want to try it with YOUR frosting!!! looks so good!!!
user Sarah Paterson-Farrand coverats - Sep 18, 2012
Ooh yeah.. the frosting is good on just about anything.. spatulas, fingers, oh, and baked goods too! :)
user Elaina J. MarMarMama - Jan 12, 2013
I tried this recipe and say it's Family Tested & Approved!
user Elaina J. MarMarMama - Jan 12, 2013
I made this recipe today and it was DELICIOUS! I love how easy it was to make and the texture of the frosting was so light and perfect for me.

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